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SportingNews
Bengals fans donate to Blake Bortles' charity for beating Steelersseason. The donations were initiated by Cincinnati radio host Mo Egger and have
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season. The donations were initiated by Cincinnati radio host Mo Egger and have grown to more than $5,000, according to First Coast News in Jacksonville. "Fans are at the core of the football experience and it's truly exciting and rewarding... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Man Arrested for Terrorist Threats Aimed at Steelers-Jaguars NFL Playoff Gameat the same time that the threats were sent. Choochonkol confirmed using the co
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
at the same time that the threats were sent. Choochonkol confirmed using the computers at these times. He was arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat to the public. He was released from jail on Saturday. USA Today and First Coast... Read more
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First Coast News
Alachua County Sheriff Deputy arrested for allegedly taking evidence moneyin May of 1998 as is currently assigned to the drug task force. Officials repo
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
in May of 1998 as is currently assigned to the drug task force. Officials report Simoneaux has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the criminal investigation. First Coast News will update this developing story. © 2018 WTLV... Read more
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First Coast News
6 foot pothole in Springfield causes major concerns for neighborsin repairs [to the axle]," he said. "Someone could fall in at night, and you've
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
in repairs [to the axle]," he said. "Someone could fall in at night, and you've got a wheelchair ramp right next to it." First Coast News reached out to the City of Jacksonville on Friday. A representative said they would research the issue and... Read more
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First Coast News
6 foot pothole in Springfield causes major concerns for neighborsin repairs to my understanding," he said. "Someone could fall in at night, you'
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
in repairs to my understanding," he said. "Someone could fall in at night, you've got a wheelchair ramp right next to it." First Coast News reached out to the City of Jacksonville on Friday. A representative said they would research the issue and... Read more
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First Coast News
Aggravated battery reported in Wesconnett neighborhooda Wesconnett neighborhood Monday night. The aggravated battery was reported at
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
a Wesconnett neighborhood Monday night. The aggravated battery was reported at 5100 Banshee Ave. At this time, JSO hasn't released additional information. We have crews on the way. Stay with First Coast News as this story develops. © 2018 WTL... Read more
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First Coast News
Jacksonville woman narrowly escapes latest phone scamA Jacksonville woman who never expected to be the latest near-victim of a phone
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
A Jacksonville woman who never expected to be the latest near-victim of a phone scam is sharing her story with First Coast News to try to warn others. Mary Kistner, a mother of four, received a call from her mother Saturday. “She said that a... Read more
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First Coast News
JSO responding to shooting on the NorthsideHe suffered non-life-threatening injuries. His condition is unknown at this tim
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
He suffered non-life-threatening injuries. His condition is unknown at this time, an officer said at the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact JSO or Crime Stoppers. Stay with First Coast News as this story develops. © 2018... Read more
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First Coast News
Here's why the Golden Globes was super importantequal rights, and the need for a hashtag like #Metoo to be a thing of the past.
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
equal rights, and the need for a hashtag like #Metoo to be a thing of the past. Destiny Johnson is a digital report with First Coast News. She writes and cares about women's rights because she is a woman. You can follow her on Twitter at... Read more
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First Coast News
Boil water advisory issued for Satilla Marsh elementary school and business nearbyof the repair, BGJWSC lab personnel will collect water samples for testing. Al
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
of the repair, BGJWSC lab personnel will collect water samples for testing. All residents should boil there water for three minutes before using. First Coast News will update this story once the boil water advisory has been lifted. © 2018 W... Read more
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First Coast News
High Springs Police searching for missing six-month-old, suspect has ties to Starkea Ford. The vehicle in question had a large pink lettering on the back windshie
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
a Ford. The vehicle in question had a large pink lettering on the back windshield and was being driven by another unknown suspect. Police said the mother has ties to Starke, Florida. First Coast News will update this developing story. © 2018 WTLV... Read more
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First Coast News
Budweiser Distribution Center in Piece County fully engulfed in flamesCounty is fully engulfed in flames. Officials report no reports of injuries du
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
County is fully engulfed in flames. Officials report no reports of injuries due to the fire, but the fire department is currently on scene trying to get the fire under control. First Coast News will update this developing story. © 2018... Read more
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First Coast News
Man found shot and killed in the middle of the road in Durkeevillea man in his 20s dead in the roadway. According to police, the man died from a
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
a man in his 20s dead in the roadway. According to police, the man died from a fatal gunshot wound. There is no suspect information at this time. This is an ongoing story, stay with First Coast News on air and online for updates. © 2018 W... Read more
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First Coast News
Man shot and killed outside Ethio Discount Food Storeafter exiting the discount food store when someone ran up and began shooting at
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
after exiting the discount food store when someone ran up and began shooting at him. The suspect fled in an unknown direction and was said be wearing all dark clothing. This is an ongoing story, stay with First Coast News for updates. © 2018 WTLV... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Police charge woman in New Year’s Day slaying of Jacksonville motherBarkley’s cousin Kamael Pratt, said on behalf of their family in a statement af
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Barkley’s cousin Kamael Pratt, said on behalf of their family in a statement after the slaying. Times-Union news partner, First Coast News reported that Barkley’s mother, Rosie Brooks-White said in a previous interview, that the shooting occurred... Read more
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First Coast News
Mom of triple murder victim speaks out: 'I don't want this to be a cold case'“Executively Made." She admits to not having a license to run the business and
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
“Executively Made." She admits to not having a license to run the business and says it’s "just for fun." McCloud told First Coast News the money in the deposit was already used. She also said she couldn’t figure it who Ariyan’s mother was to... Read more
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First Coast News
Man dies after being shot outside home in Hillcrestthe identity of the man has not been released, JSO said they believe he is 26 y
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
the identity of the man has not been released, JSO said they believe he is 26 years old. No suspects have been identified at this time. First Coast News will update this story with more information as it is become available. ©... Read more
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First Coast News
Undetermined death in Hillcrest neighborhoodOrton St. sometime early Saturday morning, per the Jacksonville Sheriff's Offic
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
Orton St. sometime early Saturday morning, per the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. JSO has not released any further information at this time. First Coast News will update this story with more information as it is become available. © 2018... Read more
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First Coast News
Christian school employee resigns after pro-Hitler tweetwith a post that included the hastag "Alt Right" as he explained he was teachin
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
with a post that included the hastag "Alt Right" as he explained he was teaching his students the correct way of thinking. First Coast News questioned Faith Christian Academy about the posts Thursday after receiving screenshots from Twitter by a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mother of woman shot, killed at Riverside gas station says arrest has been madeBarkley told her she was pregnant when she got shot, but Brooks-White couldn’t
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
Barkley told her she was pregnant when she got shot, but Brooks-White couldn’t confirm if this was true. Brooks-White told First Coast News the name of the individual arrested. We have reached out to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office to confirm the... Read more
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First Coast News
Woman arrested in Riverside gas station shooting death on New Year's Daydoes not believe McGriff and Barkley knew each other. Barkley was the mother o
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
does not believe McGriff and Barkley knew each other. Barkley was the mother of a 1-year-old boy. Brooks-White told First Coast News Barkley was pregnant. Sahara Barkley, 24, was shot and killed at a Riverside gas station New Years... Read more
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First Coast News
'I think I win': Alleged con victim celebrates arrest of former boyfriendsmile and her original discomfort at sharing her story is replaced with a new s
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
smile and her original discomfort at sharing her story is replaced with a new sense of purpose. “I am so happy,” she told First Coast News. “I feel so good.” Jahromi agreed to tell her story last week at the urging of State Attorney’s Office... Read more
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First Coast News
'I don't want this to be a cold case': Mom of triple murder victim speaks out“Executively Made." She admits to not having a license to run the business and
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
“Executively Made." She admits to not having a license to run the business and says it’s "just for fun." McCloud told First Coast News the money in the deposit was already used. She also said she couldn’t figure it who Ariyan’s mother was to... Read more
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First Coast News
Think Duuuval started with the Jags? You don't know Jaxrecording that he played during songs, at shows and inside of mixtapes. “I bee
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
recording that he played during songs, at shows and inside of mixtapes. “I been using that drop for years,” he told First Coast News. “I never knew it would blow up like it did. I’m happy, because everyone is saying it right now.... Read more
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First Coast News
Playoff ticket donation goes beyond football for refugee recipienthome playoff game in nearly two decades, Lwin Myint will be cheering them on fr
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
home playoff game in nearly two decades, Lwin Myint will be cheering them on from the crowd. “I’m excited,” Myint told First Coast News, grinning from ear to ear. Myint’s journey to Jacksonville began thousands of miles away in Southeast Asia.... Read more
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First Coast News
1 dead, 1 injured in house fire off Gilmore Heights in Arlingtonthat one person is dead and another is injured as a result of the blaze. JSO h
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
that one person is dead and another is injured as a result of the blaze. JSO homicide is also responding to the fire. We have a crew en route to the scene. Stay with First Coast News as we continue to follow this developing story. © 2018 WT... Read more
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First Coast News
FCN report prompts apartment company to help fix issues with Jacksonville complexisn’t a solution. She said she can’t plug in space heaters because they trip th
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
isn’t a solution. She said she can’t plug in space heaters because they trip the circuit breaker. Other residents told First Coast News, they have been dealing with leaking roofs and unsafe structural damage, like unstable balconies. Residents... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization billlaw enforcement officers to issue civil citations for possession. According to
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 days ago
law enforcement officers to issue civil citations for possession. According to records obtained by our news partners at First Coast News in Jacksonville, the Orlando Police Department has issued over 100 marijuana civil citations since the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization billlaw enforcement officers to issue civil citations for possession. According to
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
law enforcement officers to issue civil citations for possession. According to records obtained by our news partners at First Coast News in Jacksonville, the Orlando Police Department has issued over 100 marijuana civil citations since the... Read more
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First Coast News
Car bursts into flames on Buckman Bridgeher car safely Thursday night after it caught on fire on the Buckman Bridge. T
First Coast News / Posted 13 days ago
her car safely Thursday night after it caught on fire on the Buckman Bridge. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office told First Coast News that the woman driving the vehicle was heading to Orange Park. When she was driving over the bridge, she... Read more
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First Coast News
Florida lawmaker refiles statewide marijuana decriminalization billsystems which allow law enforcement officers to issue civil citations for posse
First Coast News / Posted 13 days ago
systems which allow law enforcement officers to issue civil citations for possession. According to records obtained by First Coast News, the Orlando Police Department has issued over 100 marijuana civil citations since the city-wide ordinance... Read more
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First Coast News
Heating companies see rise in calls following frigid temperaturesunits are not defrosting all the way, a lot of compressors actually going out,
First Coast News / Posted 13 days ago
units are not defrosting all the way, a lot of compressors actually going out, breakers tripping," Wood said. He met with First Coast News' On Your Side team at one of his many calls. It was a repair to a busted fan. "The fan motor bearings are... Read more
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First Coast News
Records give insight leading up to Jacksonville Beach woman's disappearanceongoing investigation. The Medical Examiner’s Office has not released a cause
First Coast News / Posted 13 days ago
ongoing investigation. The Medical Examiner’s Office has not released a cause of death and police have not said whether foul play is suspected. This is an ongoing story, stay with First Coast News on air and online for updates. © 201... Read more
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First Coast News
Extortion threat emailed to UNFcould represent a threat to public safety. We are unable to comment further and
First Coast News / Posted 13 days ago
could represent a threat to public safety. We are unable to comment further and defer to the respective police department regarding campus security as the investigation continues." First Coast News will update this developing story. © 2018 WT... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Icy cold, windy start on day after Northeast Florida’s winter stormremind drivers to slow down when another car hit it from the rear. Police said
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
remind drivers to slow down when another car hit it from the rear. Police said both drivers only sustained minor injuries. First Coast News reported no icing issues on Nassau County roads, but did indicate ice was an issue pre-dawn at U.S. 17 and... Read more
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First Coast News
Protect your pipes during overnight freezeslows the freezing process but doesn’t prevent it entirely. Donald Workman, Pr
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
slows the freezing process but doesn’t prevent it entirely. Donald Workman, President of Kwik-Fix Plumbing, told First Coast News water won’t freeze if it’s moving. Therefore, he recommended people run both hot and cold water from the... Read more
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First Coast News
Alleged con artist who reportedly wooed victim at coffee shop arrested in Californiasaid Rizkkhalil faced charges in Colorado and Nevada. He also said he heard a s
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
said Rizkkhalil faced charges in Colorado and Nevada. He also said he heard a similar complaint in Jacksonville in 2016, though the scam didn’t get as far. Stay with First Coast News as we continue to follow this developing story. © 2018... Read more
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First Coast News
Georgia 'emergency team' ready for winter advisorynot winter weather like ice and snow. Even though it's a rare occurrence, maybe
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
not winter weather like ice and snow. Even though it's a rare occurrence, maybe once every year or so, the team tells First Coast News they're ready to keep you warm and safe. “We’re used to sunny sunsets and warm Christmases," emergency... Read more
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First Coast News
JIA reports flight cancellations ahead of wintry Wednesday on the First CoastTwitter page said Tuesday. Jacksonville and the surrounding areas are expected
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
Twitter page said Tuesday. Jacksonville and the surrounding areas are expected to receive some wintry weather that could produce snow, freezing rain and more. Stay with First Coast News as we continue to follow this developing story. © 2018 WTLV... Read more
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First Coast News
Woman shot and killed at BP Gas Station on Stockton StreetShe was transported to UF Health where she was pronounced dead. Detectives are
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
She was transported to UF Health where she was pronounced dead. Detectives are interviewing store employees and reviewing surveillance video to try and determine what happened. First Coast News will update this developing story. © 2018... Read more
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First Coast News
JFRD responds to house fire in Arlington, no injuries currently reportedfire occurred sometime after 9 p.m. Monday in the 11000 block of Mikris Drive N
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
fire occurred sometime after 9 p.m. Monday in the 11000 block of Mikris Drive North. Homeowners at the scene told First Coast News that everyone inside the home got out safely after the second-story caught fire. The family's pets inside... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
JEA has quickly restored power to all but 14 customersthe hour. Most of the outages occured near Argyle Forst, Mandarin and Intracoa
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
the hour. Most of the outages occured near Argyle Forst, Mandarin and Intracoastal West. The Times-Union’s news partner First Coast News is working to get more information about this outage and when power will be restored to those affected... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
22,000+ customers without power following outage on First Coast22,238 customers are without power after 14 active electrical outages on the Fi
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
22,238 customers are without power after 14 active electrical outages on the First Coast. The Times-Union’s news partner First Coast News is working to get more information about this outage and when power will be restored to those affected... Read more
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First Coast News
JEA: 22,000+ customers without power following outage on First Coastcompany is reporting that 22,238 customers are without power after 14 active el
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
company is reporting that 22,238 customers are without power after 14 active electrical outages on the First Coast. First Coast News is working to get more information about this outage and when power will be restored to those affected... Read more
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First Coast News
City homicide rate jumps 17.5 percent in 2017would hire 140 officers, the number he said former Mayor Brown cut from the for
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
would hire 140 officers, the number he said former Mayor Brown cut from the force, according to the Florida Times-Union. First Coast News reached out to the Mayor's Office and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Due to the New Year holiday, we... Read more
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First Coast News
Jacksonville homicides up 15 percent in one yearwould hire 140 officers, the number he said former Mayor Brown cut from the for
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
would hire 140 officers, the number he said former Mayor Brown cut from the force, according to the Florida Times-Union. First Coast News reached out to the Mayor's Office and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Due to the New Year holiday, we... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Marcell Dareus: Facing Titans next week would have been “easy win”of his career. “I just wish I could have helped, but at the same time, I feel
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 17 days ago
of his career. “I just wish I could have helped, but at the same time, I feel like I did,” Dareus said, via Mike Kaye of First Coast News. Dareus, though, would have preferred a rematch with the Titans, who beat the Jaguars 15-10 on Sunday. “I... Read more
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First Coast News
Man found dead by gunshot wound in vehicle in Moncrief areathe sheriff's office," a news release said Sunday. The victim's identity has n
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
the sheriff's office," a news release said Sunday. The victim's identity has not yet been released by police and no suspect descriptions were released Sunday. Stay with First Coast News as we continue to follow this developing story. © 2018 WTLV... Read more
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First Coast News
Tugboat's cargo leaning to one side after incident at sea; makes it to destination safeA viewer sent First Coast News a photo of a cargo tug with its containers leani
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
A viewer sent First Coast News a photo of a cargo tug with its containers leaning to one side, worried that containers were falling into the river. The Coast Guard told First Coast News that the ship was en route to Puerto Rico on Friday when it... Read more
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First Coast News
Judge issues protective order against Corrine Brown co-conspiratorA protective order has been issued against Corrine Brown’s former chief of staf
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
A protective order has been issued against Corrine Brown’s former chief of staff, according to court records obtained by First Coast News. A judge ordered a temporary peace order against Elias Ronnie Simmons, Corrine Brown’s former chief of... Read more
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